8 days in Armenia Itinerary

8 days in Armenia Itinerary

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8 days in Armenia Itinerary

Start: Yerevan
1
Yerevan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Dilijan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Lake Sevan
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Areni
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Yerevan

2
nights
Yerevan

Yerevan ©
Old and new sit side by side in Yerevan, showing the country's capital to be a city on the move, but also proud of its history and traditions.
Matenadaran - The Museum of Ancient Manuscripts and Arev Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Head to Vernissage Market and Antique Carpetsfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Armenian Genocide Museum, explore the galleries of Albert & Tove Boyajian Gallery, make a trip to Yerevan Cascade, and take in the exciting artwork at Eduard Isabekyan Gallery Yerevan.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Yerevan journey builder tool .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Yerevan. In April in Yerevan, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dilijan.

Things to do in Yerevan

Museums Shopping Spas
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Cafesjian Center for the Arts ©
Cafesjian Center for the Arts
Armenian Genocide Museum
Armenian Genocide Museum

2
nights
Dilijan

Dilijan ©
An alpine haven resting in a plush evergreen national park, Dilijan has made a name for itself as the "Armenian Switzerland." A much-loved spa town rich in culture and history, uncover the majestic 10th century monasteries, undisturbed scenic vistas, and hiking trails through undulating forest.
On the 17th (Wed), delve into the lush surroundings at Dilijan National Park. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Memorial Museum of Orbeli Brothers, then try your luck at Royale Entertainment Center, and then kick back and relax at Hayravank Monastery.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Dilijan day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Yerevan to Dilijan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Dilijan, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lake Sevan.

Things to do in Dilijan

Parks Nature Casinos

Side Trips

Tsakhkadzor, Hayravank Monastery
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Dilijan National Park ©
Dilijan National Park
Hayravank Monastery ©
Hayravank Monastery
Memorial Museum of Orbeli Brothers ©
Memorial Museum of Orbeli Brothers

1
night
Lake Sevan

Lake Sevan ©
A popular summer beach resort with an impressive medieval heritage, Lake Sevan offers relaxation spots combined with an in-depth introduction to the national culture.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Amaras Monastery, take a peaceful walk through Tnjri (Platan Tree), and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Sevan.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lake Sevan day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Dilijan to Lake Sevan takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Areni.

Things to do in Lake Sevan

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Tnjri (Platan Tree) ©
Tnjri (Platan Tree)

2
nights
Areni

Areni ©
Areni is a village in the Vayots Dzor Province of Armenia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Noravank Monastery, then explore the striking landscape at Mozrov Cave, then learn about winemaking at Old Bridge Winery, and finally identify plant and animal life at Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): learn about winemaking at Areni Wine Factory, learn about winemaking at Hin Areni Winery, then explore the stunning scenery at Noravank Gorge, and finally Head underground at T'rchuneri (Bird) Cave.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Areni trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Lake Sevan to Areni takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Areni

Parks Wineries Nature

Side Trips

Yeghegnadzor, Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
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Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass) ©
Vardenyats Pass (Selim Pass)
Noravank Monastery ©
Noravank Monastery
Old Bridge Winery ©
Old Bridge Winery

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